Redeemed Reader

Welcome! Redeemed Reader is more than a book-review site—it’s a resource for Christian parents and educators trying to navigate the children’s book world. Our goal is not only helping kids find good books, but also teaching them to read with discernment. For more about our mission, see the About page. To find out what we have to offer, check out our Start Here page, and happy clicking!

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Read our musings on books: cultural trends, reading discerningly, and more.

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Recent Posts

December 6, 2016
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Paper Wishes by Lois Sepahban

This quiet story takes us into the mind of a Japanese-American girl who finds herself an alien in her own country. Paper Wishes by Lois Sepahban.  […]
December 6, 2016

Dive! World War II Stories of Sailors and Submarines by Deborah Hopkinson

This comprehensive history of submarine warfare in the Pacific will have WWII fans cheering and other readers quietly grateful for the sacrifices vividly detailed. Dive! World […]
November 24, 2016
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*Sam the Man and the Chicken Plan

Likeable characters and a gently-humorous style introduces early-elementary readers to the rewards of hard work and free enterprise. *Sam the Man and the Chicken Plan by […]